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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1101 May 29 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1101

Clues Answers
Come round for meeting RALLY
Communicating successfully when casting vote? putting across
Cub leader taken in by fake laughter AKELA
Dark period, we hear, for chivalrous type KNIGHT
Europeans principally wearing hats and cloaks CAPES
Five in sea off Portsmouth keeping afloat SOLVENT
Former German chancellor and Turkish leader backing Britain BRANDT
German fellow, one trying to lose weight DIETER
Good-looking detective not confident among others DISHY
It is covered in sauce — that’s serious GRAVITY
Joined together and took charge after military take-over COUPLED
Last papers he distributed, accepting Conservative party activity pass the parcel

Clues Answers
Liqueur at twenty to eleven? First of all, here’s a coffee LATTE
Man had, say, pushed back border HEDGE
Mean and smart, the ultimate in foxy STINGY
On Capri, decent sort likely to keep falling down? accident-prone
Peace keepers drove one mad, showing no emotion UNSENTIMENTAL
Person shooting fish? SNAPPER
Section of orchestra right to interrupt male singer BRASS
Swimmer crossing lake? Nonsense BLATHER
Transgression about to swamp church, honest SINCERE
Understood I could get involved in diplomacy TACIT
Unsteady swimmer between banks of Tay TOTTERY
Unusually adept on computer NOTEPAD